Police Seek Suspect in Northeast Sexual Abuse Investigation

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Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) Sexual Assault Unit are looking for help identifying and locating a suspect in connection with a Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse offense that occurred on Tuesday, March 26, on the 1200 block of Sixth Street NE.

At approximately 10:40 a.m. Tuesday, the suspect approached a female victim and engaged in sexual contact with the victim before fleeing the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 20-29 years in age, 5’5’’-5’6’’ in height, medium build, light skin tone, short hair on his head and light blondish facial hair.

Anyone who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099. You can also text your tip to the Department’s Text Tip Line at 50411.

Crime Solvers of Washington DC currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District of Columbia.

In Other News

At 4:03 p.m. Tuesday, a man was arrested on the 700 block of 12th Street SE on charges of Leaving After Colliding

At 11:22 p.m. Tuesday, a man was arrested on the 1900 block of E Street SE on charges of Simple Assault.

At 7:47 a.m. Tuesday, a car was stolen on the 800 block of 21st Street NE.

At 8:22 p.m. Tuesday, there was a robbery on the 500 block of H Street NE.

At 3:42 p.m. Tuesday, a car was stolen on the 900 block of Fourth Street SW.

Reporting Illegal Activity

Prompt and detailed reporting of suspicious activities helps prevent crime. If a citizen sees suspicious activity, or any activity that seems out of the ordinary, immediately call 911.

When reporting suspicious activity, give an accurate description. Here are some things to include:

  • Brief description of the activity;
  • Date, time and location of the activity;
  • Physical identifiers of anyone you observed;
  • Descriptions of vehicles;
  • Information about where people involved in suspicious activities may have gone;
  • Your name and contact information.

“As we continue to work with our community in the prevention of crime, we ask that if you see something suspicious you contact us immediately,” says First District Commander Morgan C. Kane, MPA.

The Blotter is based on the reports posted on March 26th, 2019 by the MPD to the 1D Listserv and 5D Listserv.